The conference will include a keynote presentation by Ken McKinney, Executive Director of Logistics at Urban Outfitters, one of the fastest growing retailers in the world. Ken will discuss specific strategies implemented over the years to accommodate their aggressive e-commerce and retail store growth. After the presentation, a break-out group discussion will be held to share and discuss best practices related to the different segments of retail distribution. Post lunch, all attendees will have the opportunity to tour Urban Outfitters' distribution center, which has been recently revamped with intelligent Warehouse Controls, Order Management, High Speed Sortation, Pack to Light, Cross Docking, and Productivity Management.
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About AL Systems
For over 30 years, AL Systems has been helping companies optimize their distribution operations by providing solutions that maximize productivity, throughput, and order accuracy in the distribution center. AL Systems’ market leading Warehouse Control System(WCS) and Order Fulfillment solutions, including modules for Order Management, Pick to Light, Pack and Put to Light, Voice and RF Picking, Conveyor and Sortation Systems Control, Print and Apply, and Shipping and Manifesting, require only a single interface to Warehouse Management and/or corporate ERP systems, and offer Real-time Reporting, Load Balancing, and Productivity Management.
AL Systems’ client successes include such prestigious companies as Armani Exchange, Gymboree, Simon & Schuster, REI, Talbot’s, The Men's Wearhouse, and Urban Outfitters, to name a few. For more information about AL Systems, please visit http://www.alsystems.com.